By benim
In East Africa
Nov 25th, 2012
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Asfeha Fesehaya Eritrean Asfeha Fesehaya has lived in the presbytery of St Catherine’s parish in Birmingham for the past seven months. Here, the parish priest of St  Catherine’s, Columban Jim Fleming, presents the case for him to be granted asylum in Britain. Asfeha is an Eritrean national who is cur...
By benim
In Article
Nov 25th, 2012
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  “Independent Eritrea” A crumbling nation and a tragedy, born of baseless fear, meaningless Hatred and a mountain of lies Ghirmay Yeibio Part 1   For the leaders of this people cause them to err, and they that are led by them are destroyed.  Isaiah 9:16  (KJV) On the 19th of Novembe...
By benim
In East Africa
Nov 25th, 2012
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By: Carol Sanders Daniel Awshek (left) and Ghezae Hagos say seeking pro-government cash from refugees is inappropriate. They thought coming to Canada would free them from the oppressive Eritrean regime, but many new Winnipeggers are being squeezed for money by agents of the government they fled. Dani...
By benim
In Egypt
Nov 25th, 2012
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By Abdul Rahman Al-Rashid, Arab News It was very difficult for anyone to think that President Muhammad Mursi would do that. But his spokesman announced it clearly. He said: “The president is above all and above all other authorities.” He also said that all the decisions taken by the president in the ...
By benim
In Egypt
Nov 25th, 2012
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By: Jim Kouri The United States ambassador to the United Nations, Susan Rice, on Friday aggressively defended herself and denounced criticism of her role in explaining what caused the Sept. 11, 2012, attack on the U.S. consulate in Libya, when she appeared the following Sunday on five morning news sh...
By benim
In Alemayehu G. Mariam
Nov 25th, 2012
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On September 2, 2012, Susan Rice, the U.S. Ambassador to the U.N., delivered a nauseatingly sentimental oration at the funeral of Ethiopian dictator Meles Zenawi. She called Meles “selfless and tireless” and “totally dedicated to his work and family.” She said he was “tough, unsentimental and sometim...
By benim
In Article
Nov 25th, 2012
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By Abdisamad Mooge “Kayse” OPINION “I am no regional president,” Ahmed Silanyo of Somaliland region proclaimed after receiving a letter from Augustine P. Mahiga, the United Nations Special Representative for Somalia and Head of the United Nations Political Office for Somalia (UNPOS), this weekend. Th...
By benim
In Article
Nov 25th, 2012
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The African Research and Studies Centre at the International University of Africa held a forum last week titled “Ethiopian Renaissance Dam and Its Effects on Egypt and Sudan.” The minister of electricity and irrigation, Dr. Tabitha Butrus; the Ethiopian irrigation minister; the Ethiopian ...
By benim
In East Africa
Nov 25th, 2012
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At least 20 people have been killed and several others injured in double bomb attacks, which rocked port city of Kismayo in southern Somalia. The first bomb went off on Sunday morning near an administrative building where at least 15 people including women lost their lives and dozens of others were i...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Nov 25th, 2012
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At least one explosion ripped through a church in a military barracks in northern Nigeria on Sunday, the army said, with reports that a number of people had been wounded. “There was a blast today in a church inside the military barracks in Jaji (in Kaduna state). It happened after the church se...